Stem cell potential: Can anything make anything?

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Abstract

Recent results suggest that stem cells from one tissue can give rise to cells from developmentally unrelated tissues. These results strongly support the idea that certain progenitors retain much broader developmental potentials than expected, and other progenitors may be able to acquire broader potentials in culture.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R7-R9
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume11
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 9 2001

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  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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